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Gloucestershire firm fined £385,000 over trench death

A Gloucestershire firm has been fined £385,000 after a man was killed when a trench collapsed on him.
Cotswold Geotechnical Holdings became the first firm convicted under new corporate manslaughter…

New E-Learning Website Around the Corner!

We are shortly launching our new e-learning website which will deliver flexible, dedicated online health and safety training.

With instant access, over 25 online courses and a comprehensive management reporting…

Focus on… Unsafe Maintenance at a Sawmill

What happened?

Two incidents at a sawmill have highlighted the importance of having safe maintenance procedures in place.  In the first incident a worker fell through a gap in the…

Updated Business Classification

The Business Classification Scheme (BCS) underpins the EDRM system and provides the basis for processing and managing the lifecycle of HSE records.

New Website!

Our new websites are just around the corner, check back to view our new sites in the next few days. You can also follow us on Twitter or Facebook…

Excavator firm fined after worker’s fingers severed

John Watson, 55, from Wheatley Hill, County Durham, was drilling holes in steel plates at Komatsu UK Ltd Birtley, when his right hand became caught in the rotating parts…

Builder prosecuted for ignoring health and safety rules

A builder whose employees were forced to work in unsanitary conditions, with no toilet or washing facilities, in Rochdale has appeared in court. Michael Connolly, of Simonstone Lane in…

Bury firm sentenced after woman’s fingers severed

A worker in a factory, manufacturing lids for food containers, had four fingers severed in a lid-punching machine that had been modified by her employers.

Chadwicks of Bury Ltd, which…

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